- perfectionism ► NOUN 1) refusal to accept any standard short of perfection. 2) Philosophy the doctrine that religious, moral, social, or political perfection is attainable.DERIVATIVES perfectionist noun & adjective.
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Perfectionist — Perfectionist … Википедия
Perfectionist — Studioalbum von Natalia Kills Veröffentlichung 1. April 2011 Aufnahme 2009 2011 Label … Deutsch Wikipedia
Perfectionist — Album par Natalia Kills Sortie 15 mars 2011 (2011 15 03) (voir historique des sorties) Enregistrement 2009–11; 11th Street Studios, American Dream, The Boom Boom Room, Chalice Recording Studios, Cherrytree Recording Studios, Enormous Studio … Wikipédia en Français
perfecţionist — PERFECŢIONÍST, Ă, perfecţionişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. (Adept) al perfecţionismului (1). 2. Persoană care suferă de perfecţionism (2). – Din fr. perfectionniste. Trimis de cata, 21.03.2004. Sursa: DEX 98 perfecţioníst s. m., adj. m … Dicționar Român
Perfectionist — Per*fec tion*ist, n. One pretending to perfection; esp., one pretending to moral perfection; one who believes that persons may and do attain to moral perfection and sinlessness in this life. South. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
perfectionist — 1650s, from PERFECTION (Cf. perfection) + IST (Cf. ist). Originally theological, one who believes moral perfection may be attained in earthly existence; sense of one only satisfied with the highest standards is from 1934. Related: Perfectionism … Etymology dictionary
perfectionist — [n] stickler formalist, fussbudget, fusspot, idealist, nit picker, purist, quibbler; concepts 359,416,423 … New thesaurus
perfectionist — noun (C) someone who is not satisfied with anything unless it is completely perfect: You did fine! Don t be such a perfectionist. perfectionist adjective perfectionism noun (U) … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
perfectionist — UK [pə(r)ˈfekʃənɪst] / US [pərˈfekʃ(ə)nɪst] noun [countable] Word forms perfectionist : singular perfectionist plural perfectionists someone who always wants things to be done perfectly Derived word: perfectionism noun uncountable … English dictionary
perfectionist — per·fec·tion·ist sh(ə )nəst n an individual who exhibits or adheres to perfectionism perfectionist also per·fec·tion·is·tic pər .fek shə nis tik adj of, relating to, or characterized by perfectionism … Medical dictionary
perfectionist — per|fec|tion|ist [pəˈfekʃənıst US pər ] n someone who is not satisfied with anything unless it is completely perfect ▪ Many top athletes are perfectionists who drive themselves to excel. >perfectionist adj >perfectionism n [U] … Dictionary of contemporary English